Chris Daly takes over Buck Tavern, but won't be remodeling or changing the name just yet.
We're more inclined toward the cheap stuff ourselves, but in case you have a bond-trader brother-in-law to shop for...
The winter cocktail menus at Blackbird, Ame, and Rickhouse are unveiled.
Kinch envisions a more European model where diners keep their table the whole evening, with no turnover.
Giants fever may have quieted down, but in advance of spring training you might want to consider heading to BevMo to find these limited edition orange-and-black-waxed Maker's Mark bottles, or to stores such as the Hollow Cow Market for a...
New owner Dennis Leary isn't even sure he wants to do food there at all.
Another day, another list, this time from 'Wine Enthusiast.'
The food menu will kind of start on December 17, but won't really arrive until the new year.
Leno pointed out that no one in the history of the ABC had ever been sickened as a result of infused liquors.
According to a Craigslist job posting, that new place Monroe that we mentioned in July is about to open in the former DragonBar space (473 Broadway). They describe it as "old Hollywood glamour and modern artistic creativity," so we suppose...
• Outer Sunset called "a bleak neighborhood," but Outerlands is a heartwarming highlight. Sadly, they missed Schweet Boks. [NYT] • Everyone who queues up at farm:table is "very hiply dressed in perfect San Francisco fashion." [Tenderblog] • Bouchon Bakery is...
It takes four years to age a decent rye, and whiskey producers didn't react fast enough when the stuff came back into fashion.
Campo de Encanto may be distilled in Peru, but it's "the spirit of San Francisco."
The food and drink concern unleashes a compendium of notable cocktails in New York, S.F., and Chicago.
Hinky Dink's, which became Trader Vic's, was on San Pablo.
Magnolia Brewery will be different from, and bigger than Magnolia's gastropub.
The Bernal Heights bar may be closing soon, but it's unclear when.
Triple Crown will be changing names etc, but not til early next year. EAT launches there Dec. 2.
Bodega de Cantina will happen every Tuesday and Wednesday in Cantina's basement.
The game starts at 4:30ish, and Gavin's set up a big jumbo-tron in Civic Center Plaza, but there will be no booze allowed in what would otherwise be a pretty boozy affair this afternoon, as everyone hopes the Giants both...